• 031714censored
    29 2016 February

    SABC open line ban unlawful

    SOS Support Public Broadcasting Campaign is calling for an urgent investigation into whether SABC management ordered staff to drop open call-in lines until after the elections, as reported in the Sunday Times. If this allegation is true,...

  • save_social_media
    26 2016 February

    Department of Communications Tables FPB Amendment Bill before Parliament

    Introduction On Tuesday, 23 February 2016, the Department of Communications tabled the FPB Amendment Bill before Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Communications. Once enacted, the Bill would underpin and legitimise the introduction of the controversial and...

  • SABC and Multichoice
    12 2016 February

    Response to Competition Tribunal Judgment on Multichoice Africa – SABC Merger

    MMA, SOS and Caxton have carefully considered the judgment of the Tribunal relating to the contractual arrangements between the SABC and Multichoice in respect of the SABC’s archives and the commitments given by the SABC in...

  • SOSlogo.ai
    06 2016 January

    VACANCY: Project Coordinator

    SOS: Support Public Broadcasting is a Coalition which aims to address the ongoing issues concerning public and community broadcasting in South Africa and promotes the broadcast of quality, diverse, citizen-orientated programming committed to the deepening of South...

  • Faith+Muthambi(GCIS)
    08 2015 December

    PODCAST: NEW BROADCASTING AMENDMENT BILL

    A bill approved by cabinet in the aims of stabilising the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has been met with resistance. The Broadcasting Amendment Bill removes the role of Members of Parliament (MPs) in appointing...

Media Releases

031714censored

SABC open line ban unlawful

February 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

SOS Support Public Broadcasting Campaign is calling for an urgent investigation into whether SABC management ordered staff to drop open call-in lines until after the elections, as reported in the Sunday Times. If this allegation is true,...

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Faith+Muthambi(GCIS)

PODCAST: NEW BROADCASTING AMENDMENT BILL

December 8, 2015 | 1 Comments

News Articles

SABC and Multichoice

SABC-MultiChoice deal is effectively a merger

October 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

This article originally appeared in the Daily Maverick on 7 October 2015. By: William Bird Media Monitoring Africa The deal entered into by the SABC and MultiChoice constitutes a notifiable merger. Given the role and...

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Picture a SABC that does its job

October 7, 2015 | 1 Comments
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Controversy around MDDA appointments

June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments